FDOH Nature Champions Healthcare Provider Training
 Course ID: 1056430
 Format: Web-based Training - Self-study (Online)
 Clinical / Non-Clinical: Non Clinical
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 Cost (US$): 0.00
 Credit Type(s): 1 CEU/CE; 2 CME
Course Description:

Course Title: Nature Champions Healthcare Provider Training
Project funding through the Florida Blue Foundation in cooperation with Tallahassee COPE (Childhood Obesity Prevention Education).

Course Duration: 1-2 hours

Course Description:
This training is designed for healthcare providers to offer research and resources to connect children and families with 
    nature for physical and mental health benefits.
    In addition, healthcare provider offices will be encouraged to:
​     - Offer educational materials in waiting areas promoting outdoor activity
     - Provide Nature Play Prescriptions for all appropriate clients
Course Objectives:    
     -Review the evidence surrounding health and activity levels of children, particularly as they pertain to natural environments
     -Understand the benefits of outdoor play on children's physical and mental health
     -Understand the role that natural environments have in improving outdoor physical activity for children
     -Explore resources available to help your patients access the outdoors for health benefits


Subject Area(s):
Physical Activity / Obesity
Allied Health Professionals
Educators / Trainers
Physicians and Other Clinicians
Public Health
General / Field / Frontline Staff
Course Language(s):
Course Level: Introductory
Registration Required Outside of TRAIN: no
Registration Restrictions: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the Medical Education Council of Pensacola (MECOP) and Get Outdoors Florida. MECOP is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. This activity is certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit. This activity is also certified for 1 CEU/CE.
Sponsor: Florida Department of Health - Division of Community Health Promotion - Healthiest Weight Florida
Accreditations: none
Special Notes:
Course Contacts
Name: Leah Lamb
Phone: (850) 245-4444 ext 2989
email: Leah.Lamb@flhealth.gov
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